Peter A. Wardle, CEOIn May 2000, Peter Wardle co-founded P2i with Tom Butera (see bio below) and has held the position of CEO ever since. He and Butera have been in business together since 1993 when they founded 2020, a New York-based, New Media firm. Over a seven-year period, Wardle developed key relationships with such clients as Kodak, Sharp Electronics, Kimberly Clark and InterPublic Group (IPG), establishing offices in New York City, Boston and Washington, DC.
A globe-trotter by nature, over the past 25 years Wardle has established company operations in the UK, US and Asia, and done business in almost 30 countries. Prior to founding 2020 in 1993, he spent 15 years in the automotive industry manufacturing and distributing components. Wardle graduated college in business and accounting.
Thomas C. Butera, Senior Vice President: Product Development :: contactButera is a graduate of Parsons School of Design in New York City. In 1993, he co-founded 2020 with Peter Wardle, a New Media and Web Development firm based in NYC. He is a founding stockholder of P2i, Inc. Prior to founding 2020, Mr. Butera served as the creative leader at Prudential Securities Design Group for almost six years. He was responsible for transitioning that company's processes from traditional design layout techniques to computer-based design.
Throughout his years in business Butera has led teams in the development of an array of New Media-based, business-to-business, marketing tools for such clients as Sharp Electronics, Lever Brothers, Lucent Technologies, Black and Decker, Alliance Capital and Monsanto.
Now as Senior Vice President: Product Development for P2i, Butera applies his years of traditional design and business experience to the newspaper sector. His insight and understanding of the print production process combined with his new media expertise is an invaluable combination.